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tech giants ora cell and google have been brought in now to help fix the government's troubled health care web site. health down again, yesterday because of technical problems it's been plagued with glitches since launching. the ceo says today his company is doing everything it can to help. other experts will be work on this project include miky dickerson on leave from google, and greg gershman a veteran software engineer who worked at the white house in the past. and 12 words temporarily cost facebook $18 billion last night. the company cfo said we did see a decrease in daily users among younger teens that has been known, when cfo said it, people listend and stocks slid from $57.10 down to $47.40. tonight the stock stands at $50.21 >> you may have heard about the google barge on the bay. folks are curious about it. this is what it looks like right now across the bay there some people are actually driving to treasure island to take a look at the google barge. abc7 news is there with more. leanne? >> reporter: well, yes. people drive down california avenue here. they stop, ta
's the best kept secret hiding in plain sight how the big discovery was disclosed and why the google barge is being kept hush-hush. >> hi, i'm meteorologist lawrence karnow in the kpix 5 weather center. so far a treat of a day outside. could that change for trick or treaters tonight? we'll talk about that coming up. google's floating barge on e bay. nobody knows what's inside. ing more >>> the biggest mystery this halloween, google's floating barge on the bay. nobody knows what's inside. >> but we're uncovering some new details. allen martin joins us live in studio with the man who broke the story. >> reporter: the existence of the barge first on the cnet website the reporters gracious enough to join us. thanks for doing it. great work. >> my pleasure. >> reporter: this has been an inkrieg for almost a week around the world. >> right. >> how do the pieces start to fall in place for you for the intrigue? >> i saw a little tidbit online that suggested that google was involved in hangar 3 on treasure island so i started poking out around there talking to the authority folks, knocking on door
its kind, a ticket for wearing google glass while driving. there are a lot of laws on the book here regarding google glass and driving. are there any quite yet? >> specifically for google glass, no. right now california law states you can't have video screens anywhere in the front seat of your car. but a woman in southern cal believes she shouldn't have gotten a ticket. >> it's why are you wearing google glass when you're driving. i was like what kind of question is that? >> reporter: getting a ticket for speeding happens every day, getting a ticket while wearing google glass doesn't. she says the google glass was not on. she was just wearing t. >> he started to ask other questions like but it does block your sight? no it doesn't. it's so comfortable i forget to take it off. >> reporter: this is what you see. but in the eyes of the law that's illegal if you're driving. >> there's to be no video display monitor in front of the driver. a video display monitor does not include a gps device. so pretty much anywhere the driver can see it as they look forward, that is against the law. >>
>>> this is kpix5 news on kbcw. >>> google won't say a word about what it's up to out on the bay. we got on a boat and went to see for ourselves. >> a bay area man who went off for a search in a fortune in gold has gone missing. >>> and a bay area community rallies around a teen shot by a sheriff deputy before saying good-bye. good evening, i'm elizabeth cook. >> and i'm ken bastida. andrea -- she has the latest. andrea. >> ken, liz, this memorial site is where the gathering crowds have been for the past week in this case. today, they took their morning of andy lopez inside a church. carried by friends and family, andy lopez's body was ushered in with spanish hymns. and the heartbreak of an entire community. >> all the songs that were there really gave you a little punch in the heart. >> i have grandchildren. it's terrible. it's terrible. >> inside the church, a standing room only crowd came to pay their respects and find peace with andy's death last week. >> i think that maybe being here in church might consolidate you for a few minutes, but then the nightmare will never
>>> a mystery no more. we have the goods on the google barge off treasure island. >> it's a story you'll see only on kpix 5. >>> a source confirms it's been ongoing for more than a year. spawned in the so-called google x division of the company, both in secrecy even for most employees but personally directed by sergei brin. a high tech show room for google products. reserved for high level vips and tech geeks. a four story building constructed of shipping containers that can be assembled and disassembled at will. it's designed to be disassembled and reassembled anywhere in the world. it could be at a ski resort one morning and at at a beach later. an invitation only requirement. there is only one problem. the company was informed by the u.s. coast guard last summer that a building is a floating vessel and subject to all applicable federal maritime regulations. construction appears stalled while google struggles to work within the safety requirements by the coast guard. in the meantime it sits moored in san fransisco bay amid tight security. let's go to treasure island where we've
twist linked to google's mystery barge on the bay. the coast guard confirming it has visited the barge floating near treasure island. the coast guard won't reveal anything until the project is finished. the agency tells reuters at least one employee has been required to stein a nondisclosure agreement with google. google hasn't said anything about the barge. some wonder if it's a floating data center or store for google glass. >> a floating store. okay. well, could that barge be also some sort of just way of escaping the nsa. scott manage grew, the national security agency is tapping google and google serious. >> this was revealed in "the washington post." documents leaked by ed snowden reveal the nsa is tapping into the traffic from the cloud. yahoo! 2, this is a diagram that the post had, this is drawn by somebody in the nsa. you can see down near the bottom near the ticker there is a smiley face. someone at the nsa added a smiley face. google is not smiling. it thinks its future is in the cloud and evidence the u.s. government is apparently splicing into google's cables to access
hit a new high today up 1041. the reliability engineer, that is what he is called from google, he will work with a general contractor of this guy can supposedly do everything, he is supposed to be really, really good. the engineer from red hat will be working with cgi to optimize the site. so finally we are seeing the administration for medicare and medicaid services. engineers who deal with this stuff every day to fix the problems they are having with that site. liz: lauren, thank you very much. let's get to the floor show. traders are watching the trading action today. let's keep it simple here, where are the floats, what are you seeing? >> if you are turning the screen on right nowitit seems like a pretty quiet day. but we have had a lot of volatility today. economic data moving the market around, what i think will help the interesting is tomorrow. small economic calendar, no real big earnings reports coming out tonight or tomorrow, so we're going to get a test of how strong is this market. can it stand up on its own without economic data or earnings trying to b
'll be right back. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, the bottom of google's secr project in the middle of the bay. yesterday, governor jey brown told us... even he isn . >>> all week kpix 5 has been trying to get to the bottom of google's secret project in the middle of the bay. yesterday governor gary brown told us he's in the dark on this. >> there's so many things i want to know. but you can add that to the list. >> do you know? >> i do know. it's google's plan to market google glass. you haven't been informed by the coast guard? >> i don't. there are a few things that don't get to my desk. but i'll look into it now that you've brought it up. >> it's being personally directed by air is ya, a cofounder of mountain view based google. the moveable showroom for google products, most importantly google glass is made up of 40-foot shipping containers that can be assembled and disassembled any where in the world. containing three floors of showrooms and an upper party deck. but since it's a floating vessel, the structure is subject to all applicable maritime regulations. >>> the american league western divisio
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. >> good luck. talk bat good cause. >>> google raise something eyebrows. heard about the mysteryious barge floating in the bay in san francisco. we have video of a four-story barge. executive director of the bay conservation and development commission, which gives put permits, says the vessel belongs to google. beyond that we don't know much of anything. sources say it could be a floating google glass store, or an offshore data center. but google has yet to confirm any of this, and now there is word of similar barges popping up off the coast of new england. >> trace gallagher is in the west coast news hub. what's google doing? >> reporter: well, google filed a patent in 2008. they were granted this patent in 2009, that talked about these floating data centers, and apparently that is what the belief is these things are. now, keep in mind, google has massive amounts of data and one of the biggest costs is actually cooling them down. these would be powered by ocean currents and then cooled by sea water. an estimated 2% of the world's energy is now used to power and cool down these data center
. 6:10. coming up more mystery over google's next work. it's google's ongoing prokt. a controversy we'll dive into coming up. >> a live look outside, that is the south bay. have some orange lights there. today we go with the original lights. and all over the pay people out enjoying it we're back in minutes. >>> right now let's get you updated on top stories. four people recovering after being attacked by dogs. police ended up shooting and killing one of those dogs. the other remains under quarantine at an animal shelter. as of now it's unclear where those two dogs came from. >> in just a matter of hours the cpuc will consider tightening safety rules for b.a.r.t. and several other bay area transit agencies. the potential changes come after two b.a.r.t. workers were killed on the tracks earlier this month. >> parole agents along with law enforcement agencies across the state will visit known sex offenders. the compliance check all part of the california department of corrections and rehabilitation annual operation. >> 6:13. a new quist linked to the mystery barge on the bay. he has visi
suspects. coming up on the kron four morning news. tech reporter gabe slate has the latest news on google glass. the tech report is next. female narrator: it's posturepedic versus beautyrest it's posturepedic versus beautyrest with up to $400 off. serta icomfort and tempur-pedic go head-to-head with three years' interest-free financing. mattress price wars are ending soon at sleep train. ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ building in san francisco will be filled with more than 300 children trick-or- treating this afternoon. >>gabe: a new high-tech exclusive club it is emerging. google is about to release a new wave of google class a units. they are high-tech glasses out into the wild. and not just anyone can get their hands on this high-tech item 3 is a big catch. right now about 10,000 people have a google glass unit 3 mostly employees, celebrities and developers. google announced it will let those testers and by three of their friends to also become testers. these glasses will be available for public purchase until 2014. so you could imagine there's a huge techie geeky popula
connected with google possibly, where a second barge has been spotted. >>> and a chilly start to the day. will it last for the rest of the week? steve paulson will be here with your trick or treat forecast. >>> and high flying above the bay. what pg&e inspectors were doing in a helicopter this morning along the san mateo bridge. [father]c'mon,buddy,you can do it.c'mon,reel it up, you gotta reel it up now,buddy. reel it up. [father] reel it up,you got him on there.bring him in. is that a bass? [boy] yeah,i got a big bass. [father]bring it up.keep reeling.keep reeling.c'mon, where is he? whoa! you caught that all by yourself? [boy] yeah! [father]how old are you to catch that? [boy]three! [father]you're three years old? show me how many fingers that is. >>> another demonstration is planned for tonight to protest the police shooting of a 13- year-old santa rosa. hundreds of people attended the funeral for andy lopez last night. the young teen was shot to death by a sonoma county sheriff's deputy last week. the boy was holding a bb gun that looked like an ak-47 assault rifle. and the deputy t
traffic. >>> what the governor had to say about google's noting project today. >>> no need to shout. how this contraption is bringing people closer together even when they're standing dozens of feet apart. >>> a hif look outside, clear skies tonight. our dry streak is coming to answered. ,,,,,,,, i love watching tv outside. and why can you move the tv out here? the wireless receiver. i got that when i switched to u-verse. but why? because it's so much better than cable. it's got more hd channels, more dvr space. yeah, but i mean, how did you know? i researched. no, i-i told you. no. yeah! no. the important part is that you're happy now. and i got you this visor. you made a visor! yes! that i'll never wear. ohh. [ male announcer ] get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for two years with qualifying bundles. rethink possible. along with a taste of vegas. graton casino and resort is expected to br . >>> a new casino in the north bay opens in a few days. among -- along with a taste of vegas, graden casino and resort is expected to bring a lot of traffic through the park. $820 million complex op
. >> larry goldspan confirmed that it is google which has come to his agency several times about this project. but google has been vague. >> when google has visited us, they have been less than specific about what they plan to do with the vessel. >> meanwhile, thetic the giant's super secret project remains on treasure island. while it is hard knolls, bcbc insists it needs more specifics and the agency is september crystal the project has to be on the water. >> we shouldn't use the bay as a lost opportunity for that which can be done land because the bay is special. and we need to insure that whatever this permit is applied for actually fits into what the bay should be used for. >> well placed sources have told kpix 5 google's plan is to use the vessel as a floating mobile marketing and retail center for ghoul glass. ghoul's wearable computer that looks like half a pair of eyeglasses. it would be google's way of outdoing apple's signature retrail stores. google would start by towing the barge and docking at at fort mason. one way ghoul might be able to solve the permit problem is fort mason i
the city's water. multiple body parts. >>> and later, what is google doing on this barge? the mystery solved, next. twins. i didn't see them coming. i have obligations. cute obligations, but obligations. i need to rethink the core of my portfolio. what i really need is sleep. introducing the ishares core, building blocks for the heart of your portfolio. find out why 9 out of 10 large professional investors choose ishares for their etfs. ishares by blackrock. call 1-800-ishares for a prospectus which includes investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. read and consider it carefully before investing. risk includes possible loss of principal. i'to guard their manhood with trnew depend shields and guards. the discreet protection that's just for guys. now, it's your turn. get my training tips at >>> our second story, human body parts found in two water treatment plants. authorities have found the upper torso of a female body in a waste water treatment plant in california, about 20 miles outside of los angeles. this come on the heel of a discovery of human rema
to explain their spy program. >> san francisco wants to know what google is doing with a bar. >> in the bay. >> plus the symptoms. burning eyes and itchy skin. the cause a hot sauce factory down the road. the prescription, a lawsuit. >> nearly one month after the roll out the government's new health care website is still crashing. many people can't sign up for coverage. that has put the president and his administration on defensive for another day. kathleen sebelius called the website a debacle. the president went on fe defense today comparing it to another launch that had it's share of problems. >> before obamacare there was romney care. visiting boston president obama said the come p comparison stil. you had a model that we built the affordable care bein care bs temperaturtelltemplate. >> the president says they'll be happier with a new plan. >> if you are getting that deal could mean a higher monthly ctv. zblrntle on dpol hill the republicans attacked the changes. kathleen sebelius was the second in a number of days to apologize for the debacle. the applicants financial da
this new report alarming. >> reporter: frank, we received two statements tonight, including one from google, which has long been concerned about what it calls snooping. and users should be concerned as well. this south bay dentist uses yahoo, and google's email services, along with google's voice on her phone. according to a new report, the nsa is gathering information from both yahoo and google data centers. >> it's sort of a little bit of a weird feeling knowing somebody really is watching. >> reporter: a report in "the washington post" based on documents obtained from edward snowden says the government is accessing the information via private link that allows senators to exchange data. >> i'm concerned. it's scary. >> reporter: the head of the computer engineering department at san jose state university. >> the collection of data today is forever. once data has been collected, it stays around forever. so even if it's not meaningful today, it might be meaningful tomorrow. >> reporter: we areout raged at the lengths the government has gone. a yahoo spokeswoman says we have strict controls
website. fifthengineers and software makers from oracle and red hat are pitching well as one google engineer. officials at oracle say they were brought in to make the government site more reliable and secure. the obama administration says the website will be running smoothly by november 30 -th. of the >>george: is looking at the bridges your bay bridge ride westbound about as good as it gets here. just a short wait for the westbound trip. for the san mateo bridge we've seen no incidents or problems and traffic stays between 11 and 13 minutes for the commute time. for the golden gate bridge and easy ride. >>erica: we do have slight potential for showers. we are tracking a system dropping down from the gulf of alaska and-a ride on thursday. new details have been uncovered about the mysterious "google barge". which has been anchored in san francisco harbor. kron four's justine waldman has more on google's plan for the barge, including >>justine: some parts of the least started this september others and october. police and august 31, 2014 right now the rent is $12,000 a month. starting
, until a san diego chp officer spotted had. >> he knows it's google glass and started to ask questions specifically asking why, why i was wearing google glass when i was driving. >> reporter: he gave her a $162 ticket for speeding and wearing google glass. she admits google was on her head but says the device was off. >> i started to say, well, this is not illegal, right? and that's when he says, he said, it actually is illegal. >> reporter: and chp in the bay area agrees. officer sam morgan says section 27602 states, to keep drivers from distraction, the vehicle can't have a monitor like google glass in front of the driver. and watch out, it can be a primary or secondary offense. officers are looking for any and all distractions. >> technology neighbors it on the market, consumers use it in the car and officers can show this is not a safe driving practice based on our experience, and we'll take the appropriate enforcement action. >> reporter: beatty says she is not mad at the officers, just worries california's laws aren't evolving as fast as the modernday technology in our lives. >>
-turning, a street view of the area here so you can see where we're talking about. this is from google. the locals say they found more body parts. this has not affected the drinking water supply at all. this is for irrigation water. for now we're led to believe that's the case in this place as well. when we have more information, we'll get it right to you. >>> you can't wear a computer on your face when you're driving. the woman who got a ticket for driving under the influence of google glasses. have you seen these? parentally -- apparently you can get a ticket for this. >>> it's finally happened. the faa decided you don't have to turn off your gadgets during takeoff and landing. they'll still take shampoo, but new guidelines regarding digital gages. >>> tell us what you think of the faa's change. we'll report on it. you can tweet@shep news team. that's coming up. huh, fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. everybody knows that. well, did you know that when a tree falls in the forest and no one's around, it does make a sound? ohhh...ohhh...oh boy! i'm falling. eve
with the first california driver who got cited for wearing google glass behind the wheel. >> reporter: that's right. we talked to the southern california woman today who got the ticket. turns out whether you're driving in san diego or on a busy freeway here in berkeley, it is illegal to drive with google glass. but this southern california driver tells me she had no idea. >> reporter: looks straight out of the jetsons, google glass takes pictures, records video and get messages. it's so useful cecilia used to keep hers on all day even in the car. that is, until a san diego chp officer spotted had. >> he knows it's google glass and started to ask questions specifically asking why, why i was wearing google glass when i was driving. >> reporter: he gave her a $162 ticket for speeding and wearing google glass. she admits google was on her head but says the device was off. >> i started to say, well, this is not illegal, right? and that's when he says, he said, it actually is illegal. >> reporter: and chp in the bay area agrees. officer sam morgan says section 27602 states, to keep drivers from d
treasure island belongs to. we have new details on the google project and where it could soon be moving. plus. a milpitas man is accused of leaving his kids alone in a car for more than half-a-day. what he was allegedly doing while they were fending for themselves. developing news this morning. hayward police are investigating a shooting at an apartment complex. it happened just after 11 last night. police found a woman suffering from multiple gunshot wounds in a parking lot at the lord tennyson apartment complex. she was taken to a nearby hospital and remains in surgery. it is unclear if she will survive from her injuries. we have a crew on the way and will bring you a live report shortly. our top story this morning. bart trains have been running for a week and a half, but the agreement that ended the strike is still not official. today barts union member will vote on the tentative deal. union members are considering a deal that would increase their salary by more than 15% over 4 years, but also require a bigger contribution to pensions and health beneifts. union leaders are recommendi
google is staying tight-lipped but it they have been linked to the project. the coast guard refused to comment but one did acknowledge google is involved with that barge but that there is a non- disclosure agreement in effect. >>> two tech giants insist they do not give the u.s. government to their system, the comments come after they reported they broke into datacenters for google and yahoo through private fiber links, it was based on those. according to the post the government could have access to hundreds of millions of user accounts. >> the collection of data today is for ever, it stays around forever, so even if it is not meaningful today it might be tomorrow. >> a tech analyst says there is a lot of stake. he warns it could create at sense of distrust that could hurt silicon valley's financial future. >> corey booker will be sworn in as a senator today. he resigned as the mayor yesterday, he won a special election to take over the remaining 15 months of the term for senator frank lautenberg who died in june, he will be the second african american in the senate and have to run
it is spying on the vatican and hacking google and yahoo servers after a "washington post" report says >>> former n.s.a. analyst edward snowden has a new job. he is working in technical support at one of russia's largest websites. edward snowden lawyers would not name the company but says that he started work tomorrow. the 30-year-old was granded asylum in moscow this year. he is facing espionage charms in the united states. >> the troubled health care website is back. for now. a networking problem caused the website to crash on tuesday night stopping people from submitting applications. the service was restored yesterday and others not back on line until this morning. there have been major issues with the site reventing people from registering and applying for insurance coverage. >> if you plan to fly for the holiday, here is the magic date: the lowest fares will be found if you book before november 12. a domestic round trip flight costs an average of $314 if you book before then. prices will suddenly spike on november 13th based on air fare the past three years. also, you will find t
project belongs to google. kpix 5's brian webb in an exclusive report got up close to investigate. >>> reporter: we shove off for treasure island, destination the mysterious floating google barge and the secrets that lie within. something even san francisco's own mayor admits he has no idea about. >> no, they kept the secret from me, as well. >> reporter: as we cruise up, almost close enough to touch, you can see cargo containers stacked four high with dark netting at one end on a barge some 250 feet long. theories range from a floating data center, retail store, a super secret laboratory, all the way to a floating paintball arena. the crew says they did some work on the project but are sworn to secrecy so we found our own expert an architect whose designed projects using shipping containers and building on water. >> at this scale for a floating structure it's the first i have heard of. >> reporter: joe says cargo containers are functional, cheap and by building on water, you're out of reach of many regulations. he thinks the theory of a data center cooled by sea water is interest
. engineers and software makers are from oracle and red hat are pitching in as well as one of google engineer. officials at oracle say they were brought in to make the government side more reliable and secure. obama administration says that the web site will be running smoothly by november 30th. >> presgetting some help from mr tech companies to fix the healthcare- dot -gov website. >> a new book is shedding light on president obama's 20 - 12 re-election campaign. president obama's top aides secretly considered replacing vice president joe biden with hillary clinton on the 20 -12 ticket. according to the new york times. it got a copy of the book "double down: game change 2012." the newspaper says the book claims the effort was spearheaded by former white house chief of staff bill daley. but the idea was scraped when polls showed the switch wouldn't significantly improve president obama's odds. the book is written by mark halperin and john heilemann -- who also authored 20-08's "game change." >> 680 northbound is not a commute direction. looking at the bridges this is the only major incidents
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the world. there's word the agency has hacked google and yahoo, grabbing huge amounts of data. >> you deserve better. i apologize. i'm accountable to you for fixing these problems. >> secretary of health kathleen sebelius said the buck starts with her and promises to fix the federal health care website in a month you. >> thousands of babies die in this country because their mothers do not have access to adequate health care. some suggest obamacare may reverse that trend. >> the red sox are word champions! >> for the first time in more than 90 years, the boston red sox win the world series in front of the fenway faithful. >> good morning. welcome to aljazeera america. i'm stephanie sy. >> i'm thomas drayden. there are no allegations of spying by the n.s.a. >> documents have been obtained showing the agency used the september 11 attacks to defend its surveillance policies. >> in the 26 page document, the n.s.a. suggested talking points for officials, including after 9/11, it was determined the intelligence community failed to connect the dots. n.s.a. and partners must make sure we conne
them, social media attacks them, now, police after google glass. >> plus, halloween surprise. she sa >>> breaking nuchls a jury convicted a teenager for attempted murder and auto theft in what turned to be a bit a celebrity trial the jurors decided just moments ago that 19-year-old max wade stole a lamborghini to try to impress a girl but shot at the same girl and her then boyfriend. the yellow lamborghini belonged to this man, guy fieri, he testified in court. wade could face 30 years to life in prison. >> there is a big move against smoking today in new york city. smokers under 21 will be soon for bidden from buying cigarettes city council passed a measure to raise minimum wage to 21 from 18. other cities have raised age limit, too. 18 is a federal minimum. >>> head of health and human services is apologizing for a botched roll out of the health web site site has been plagued with problems. >> hhs did testify in september, is that they were 100% confident the site would be launchd and functional, on time in october 1st. that didn't work. do you have full confidence in this
the latest in a live report. and just what is that barge floating off treasure island. and what does google have to do with it. family and friends gathered to say their final goodbyes to 13-year-old andy lopez, he was the teen shot and killed by police last week. another protest is planned for today. kron4's mike pelton and live in santa rosa with details. >>: over the past week we've seen protests and careers here and santa rosa. pitt marking one week since his death last nine community members came out for the funeral mass. perry conceded lopez as friends and family caring and the cascades for the resurrection parish church. many who attended were white, andy's favorite color. --and more white. -- wore. authorities say after lopez did not comply with verbal commands to drop the replica ak-47 the deputy fired out as fear for his safety. last and i you could hear the heartbreak that now extends through this community. >>: i would want our community to change to this does not happen in my daughter's future. i feel sorry for his family because they should not have to go through this. >>: when
bridges the community outreach at google gave a presentation on women and status. the good news is we have gender parody in the work force and education but still not stem jobs and women are in the work force and college enrollment but a huge gap with men and women in stem jobs. over all increases in u.s. demand for scientist and engineers, we are going to see a much greater demand. we try to encourage women in the stem field because there is a wage gap compared to non-fields for women. those in stem field are over represented in life sciences such as biology and medicine and under represented in computer science. google shared this with the staff by the national science foundation that compares the number of stem job openings with the number of college graduates through 2018. so we have a gaping hole in the number of graduates computing. there is expected to be 140,000 jobs in this field annually and only 50,000 graduates. so let's spend the next few minutes how sfusd is preparing our kids for stem fields. according to the research, there is nine computer program sections and three compu
, is there a risk to wearing google glass while driving? >> plus -- >> you can't get away with things usually. [ laughter ] >> they know where you are, right? >> yeah. >> a local high school with less than 100 kids. why students and parents say it's a great thing. >> and more fallout for pg&e. a state official wants the utility to pay a maximum fine p >> clear and chilly out the door now but could we have some spooky clouds headed in our direction? we'll talk about that coming up. >> and the halloween commute is off to a great start if you are traveling in oakland. so far free and clear from hayward up towards your downtown oakland exhibits and, hey, we're trying something new around here. we want to know what drives you crazy on your commute. you can ask a question or share a gripe by e-mailing us at or tweet me at wenger elizabeth and watch to see if your question gets answered right here on air. i love watching tv outside. and why cau move the tv out here? the wireless receiver. i got that when i switched to u-verse. but why? because it's so much better than cable. it's got
yahoo and google to the agency's maryland headquarters. >> catherine: the white house -- already under fire for spying accusations -- is notalso today, european lawmakers continued to push for answers on the u-s spying program.. "friend on friend spying is not something that is easily tolerable if it doesn't have a clear purpose and if it happens there needs to be some kind of justification." >> catherine: the white house is now supposedly reviewing intelligence gathering. >> jacqueline: temperatures are dropping in the 40's for most of the bay area and '30's for places like napa and sent to road salt. santa rosa. >> jacqueline: we will see a lot of 70 degree readings for the north bay and inland valleys. it will stay pretty nice portrait protruding but we will get to that in just a moment. we will see warmer weather on friday but cooler conditions for the week end. it will be mild for the most part. but towards the is o'clock hour getting to the mid fifties will be dropping to the upper 50s for the east bay. changes are coming this weekend with more on that. >> catherine: still to com
more to get to google mysterious barge on the bay is quickly become ago tourist attraction. >> new bus service from here to los angeles for a dollar. there is a catch. christian is here with the weather. >> late night chill chase away the ghost and goblin and mild weather again to. i have the accu-weather forecast coming up accu-weather forecast coming up in just a moment >> thanks. also a major milestone tonight for tesla. now you can drive all electric car the entire length of the pacific coast. 7 news at 9:00 co [ male announcer ] the founder of mercedes-benz once wrote something on a sheet of paper ♪ the challenge always accepted. and the calling forever answered. ♪ introducing the all-new 2014 s-class. mercedes-benz. the best or nothing. >> bay area own tesla motors just gave drivers of the high end electric car an extension cord. key network of the new super charging station built especially for road trips. is jonathan has the story. >> since she got a test la there is one place she hasn't been in awhile. >>reporter: do you miss gas station at all. >> not o
. >> so brian webb got on a boat to give us an exclusive look at what google is up to. brian? >> reporter: liz and ken, the bright lights back behind me, that is it. the secret floating construction project hiding in plain sight out any the bay. it's behind security guards and security gates, so tonight we chartered our own both to take a closer look. we shove off for treasure island. destination, the mysterious floating google barge and the secrets that lie within. something even san francisco's own mayor admits he has no idea about. >> no, they kept to the secret from me, as well. >> reporter: as we cruise up almost close enough to touch, you can see cargo containers are stacked four high with dark netting at one end on a barge some 250 feet long. theories on what this thing is range from a floating data center, a retail store, a super secret laboratory, all the way to a floating paintball arena. the crew tells me they did did some work on the project, but are sworn to secrecy, so we found our own expert, an architect who has built with shipping containers, and built on water. >> for
a movie anywhere. >> google is keeping it secret. so is everyone else apparently. what we're uncovering about the mystery barges out on the bay. >> and the market just opened up about 10 minutes ago. let's get a quick look at the early numbers here. so far, everything is down. coming up we'll get an update from kcbs radio's financial reporter jason brooks. ,,,, it's estimated that 30% of the traffic in a city is caused by people looking for parking. that's remarkable that so much energy is, is wasted. streetline has looked at the problem of parking, which has not been looked at for the last 30, 40 years, we wanted to rethink that whole industry, so we go and put out these sensors in each parking spot and then there's a mesh network that takes this information sends it over the internet so you can go find exactly where those open parking spots are. the collaboration with citi was important for providing us the necessary financing; allow this small start-up to go provide a service to municipalities. citi has been an incredible source of advice, how to engage with municipalities, how to st
your online moves but microsoft, google and facebook are developing new ways to follow users and that has online >>> the biggest immigration find in american history. >> fbi insider john miller is here with us. >> norah and charlie, this is a story we brought a year and a half ago. a whistle-blower told us how a major tech company brought in workers to this company. why it may be a slap on the wrist. >>> superstorm sandy's smallest survivors. newborns carried nine stories after a hospital lost power. our dr. jon lapook is there. >>> plus is google trying to make a splash. the mystery barge some believe it signals an announcement from silicon valley. the news is back here on "cbs this morning." stay tuned for your local news. ♪ the only thing we have to fear is... fear itself. ♪ ♪ [ laughter ] smoke? nah, i'm good. [ male announcer ] celebrate every win with nicoderm cq, the unique patch with time release smartcontrol technology that helps prevent the urge to smoke all day long. help prevent your cravings with nicoderm cq. are you ready grandma? just
ticketed a woman for wearing google glass. it disscribes it driving with monitor to visible driver with the specs. a state ordinance bans monitors in a driver's field of vision but without a court ruling not clear whether this law applies to google glass but we shall soon find out as more and more people try to wear them. >>> a california high school banned twerking at the school dances. students at the high were mostly split on the twerking crack down. some agreed it would be out of place at school. >> plenty of music and stuff to do, you don't need to add the sexual thing in there. >> twerking isn't appropriate for high school students and nobody is going to do it. >> it's not bad. it's like a dance and everyone does it. >> it just a dance like everything else like michael jackson did his thing and elvis. we should be able to do our thing. >> the first true test of the rules came over the weekend at the school's homecoming danlts chl the principal would not comment but students say the moves do not entirely disappear. there was some unauthorized twerking. >>> tomorrow night you a
>>> nobody seems to know what's going on with google's mystery barge out on the bay. >> theories on what this thing is range from a floating data center, a retail store, a super secret laboratory, all the way to a floating paintball arena. >> a san jose man headed for the sierra last week looking for gold still hasn't returned. now the search is on. >> he will be okay. >> they took away one of my friends from his parents and from my life. >> mourning a teenaged boy shot and killed while carrying a pellet gun. now andy lopez has sparked a bill to make sure toy guns look like toys. >> as he was passing other vehicles and drove his vehicle back into the southbound lane, he lost control of his vehicle. >> three people recovering this morning after one dead after a suspected drunk driver loses control of his jaguar in wine country. from across the bay to around the world, the stories that matter on "kpix 5 news this morning." >> hold on right there! captions by: caption colorado >> your realtime captioner is mrs. linda m. macdonald. >>> we begin with break
are speculating that the vessel is connected to some google. but the tech giant has refused to acknowledge any involvement. the coast guard says they are not allowed to go into details of their visit. citing commercial confidentiality and non- disclosure agreements. new information this morning on an officer involved shooting in san francisco's marina district from over the weekend. police now say that the incident was not an a-t-m robbery, but rather a craigslist set up. chief greg suhr says 19 year old rommel narvaez agreed to meet with the victim and his sister to buy phones sunday afternoon. when the exchange happened, narvaez took the phones at gunpoint. but the victim refused to give up the phones and was then pistol whipped. chief suhr said that gun did go off once and fired a blank. the victim's sister then called the police where they found narvaez hidden in a bush. he refused to surrender and that's when officers opened fire. narvaez was hit three times and remains hospitalized in stable condition. >>james:there's a new push for an earthquake early warning system in california. this
the number on your screen or go to >> what exactly is google doing with the barges they're doing by nearby ports in san francisco? we have a possible answer for you next year. maybe this is why lois lerner plead the fifth, that she gave tax info to the elections committee, that would be a felony. monica crowley is here on that. throughout our program today we've outlined the latest obamacare bombshell. that is the next round of policy cancellations and price hikes that will hit the insurance that most people receive. the coverage from their employer. the insurance that most of you have. here is my take on the politics of this new bombshell. it is a disaster for democrats and here is why. the cancellation of tens of millions of health plans will take place right before the elections next year. just imagine this. you get insurance from your employer, you're reasonably happy, but your employer tells you, your plan is being dropped. it doesn't conform to obamacare mandates and it's not grandfathered in. you'll get a new plan, but it's more expensive and the deductible has go
to the bottom of google's secret project in the middle of the bay. kpix 5's allen martin joins us now. today you were able to get to the state's top leaders. >> reporter: they didn't have much to say. we are looking for someone who knows what's going on and willing to talk about it. in the meantime, we know the barge is under the direction of the so-called google x division of the company. it hasn't moved. there's no construction happening. yet what's growing is the umbrella of government leaders who don't know or say they don't know what's going on at treasure island. today, we asked the governor. >> there's so many things i want to know but you can add that to the list. do you know? >> reporter: i do know. >> what's going on? >> reporter: it's google's plan to market their google glass. you haven't been informed by the coast guard or anybody? >> no. no, i don't -- there are a few things that don't always get to my desk but i'll look into it now that you have brought it up. >> reporter: then we tried the lieutenant governor, who seemed to give a rather tongue in cheek incredulous response given
are flying about what is inside of a giant barge off of treasure island. many say that google is behind it. more on that coming up. female narrator: the mattress price wars are ending soon the mattress price wars are ending soon at sleep train. we've challenged the manufacturers to offer even lower prices. now it's posturepedic versus beautyrest with big savings of up to $400 off. serta icomfort and tempur-pedic go head-to-head with three years' interest-free financing, plus free same-day delivery, setup, and removal of your old set. when brands compete, you save. mattress price wars ends soon at sleep train. ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ more than a new interior lighting system. ♪ it is more than a hot stone massage. and more than your favorite scent infused into the cabin. it is a completely new era of innovation. and the highest expression of mercedes-benz. introducing the 2014 s-class. the best or nothing. >> welcome back. there is a mystery on the san francisco bay. a huge barge with a big building on it has popped up behind the new bay bridge.and the rumors has it t
and google have been brought in to help fix the government's troubled health care web site. >> health has been plagued with glitches. >> information technology provider we're doing everything we can to assist those contractors who make health a highly reliable system. >> the government identified two experts working on this project. miky dickerson is a engineer on leave from google, greg gershman previously worked for the white house >> we're learning more about a vicious dog attack in antioch. last night a man walking his dogs when two loose dogs attacked three neighbors rushed outside and tried to help. >> there was a lady across the street who was brave. she came out and started squirting water on the pit bull. another guy down the street ended up getting in the fight i think he went to the hospital. another girl went to the hospital. the neighbors were really helpful. >> none of the injuries was serious, one dog was shot by a police officer the second and a puppy returned to the scene, captured by animal control officers the owner has ten days to come forward or the d
the security of your yahoo! and google accounts. >> we want to get to the truth. >> reporter: reports of the nsa tapping into the massive search engines and how a cartoon with a smiley face is becoming a bigger part of the story. "newsroom" is back after a break. for those nights when it's more than a bad dream, be ready. for the times you need to double-check the temperature on the thermometer, be ready. for high fever, nothing works faster or lasts longer. be ready with children's motrin. >>> it's a bit of breaking news to pass along this morning. the man behind the nsa leaks has found a job in russia. i'm talk beinget ward snowden and guess what he's going to do? guess what his job is? well i'll give you a hint. he's working, it involves computers, you' give you has hint. i'll let diana magnate tell us. what job did you find in russia? >> reporter: i wish i could give you the name of the company he's working for but we got off the phone from his lawyer an tolly ku kucharena but he says it's a major russian website and works tomorrow november 1st. it seems the lawyer has been consis
nine stories after a hospital lost power. our dr. jon lapook is there. >>> plus is google trying to make a splash. the mystery barge some believe it signals an announcement from silicon valley. the news is back here on "cbs this morning." stay tuned for your local news. ♪ the only thing we have to fear is... fear itself. ♪ ♪ [ laughter ] smoke? nah, i'm good. [ male announcer ] celebrate every win with nicoderm cq, the unique patch with time release smartcontrol technology that helps prevent the urge to smoke all day long. help prevent your cravings with nicoderm cq. are you ready grandma? just a second, sweetie. [ female announcer ] we eased your back pain... ♪ ♪ ready or not. [ female announcer ] you can be up there. here i come! [ female announcer ] ...down there, around there... and under there for him. tylenol® provides strong pain relief and won't irritate your stomach the way aleve® or even advil® can. but for everything we do we know you do so much more. tylenol®. chili's lunch break combos starting at just 6 bucks. served on
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the united nations to google. >> reporter: when roman catholic cardinals were gathering to elect a new pope in march, a magazine says the u.s. had a pipeline into the vatican. they recorded vatican phone calls and could have eavesdropped on phone calls for those who elected pope francis. >>> also, wednesday, the united nation sis it received similar assure ans that its communication networks are not and will not be monitored by intelligence. but it was not clear whether they were monitored in the past. but it's not just international bodies and city states that are alleged targets. the washington post said they connected google and ya hoo office -- ya hoo offices worldwide. the nsa denied the tactic, saying it gets data from such companies only through court orders. of course, all of this comes after german chancellor, angela merkel learned the u.s. had been monitoring her cell phone for years am now france and spain want to know if their phone calls were cap -- tapped, too. >> china and southeast governments are upset after learning that american and australian were being used as hushes fo
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